Canadian History Dictionary Gaspereau River
A small tidal stream, flowing into the Basin of
Minas. Grand P...
Carter Sir James 1805-1878 Born In England Educated At Cambridge
called to the bar, 1832. In 1834 a puisne judge of the Supreme ...
Upper Canada Gazette Or American Oracle
(John Graves Simcoe era) First paper published in
Reid Stuart J
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) On colonial government, 2; on Lord...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1679, son of William Wilmot, 3.
Index : Lord Dorchester Era His Letter In Regard To Asgill 199 Bib : Cyc Am
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's views on, 95.
Vaudreuil-cavagnal Pierre De Rigaud Marquis De 1698-1778 Born At
Quebec, son of Philippe de Vaudreuil (q.v.). Entered the army a...
Mcgee Thomas D'arcy 1825-1868 Emigrated From Ireland To The United
States, 1842, and became editor of the Boston Pilot; returned t...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Early settler, remains in Quebec duri...
Harmon Daniel Williams
Born in Vermont. Entered service of North
West Company, 1800, ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands party sent to heights of Levis,...
Discovered by David Thompson of the North West
Company, in Jan...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Attacks Proposed Reconstruction Of Ministry 1842 132
significance of his nickname of "Tiger," 132. See also Canada C...
Taylor John Fennings 1817-1882 Born In London England Educated
at Radley, England, and came to Canada, 1836. Held various cler...
Kicking Horse Pass
Through Rocky Mountains, north of lat. 51 deg.,
length 104 mil...
Galt John 1779-1839 Came To Canada 1824 Returned To England
came out again in 1826, remaining until 1829. Associated, in th...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Quaker, elected to Assembly, but, unab...
(Lord Elgin era) Member of Seigniorial Court, 187.
Dennis John Stoughton 1820-1885 Born Near Toronto Educated At
Victoria College; commissioned as surveyor of public lands, 1842.
Assisted in the organization of the Canadian militia, 1855; raised and
appointed to the command of the Toronto Field Battery, 1856;
brigade-major of the 5th Military District, 1861-1869; saw active
service during the Fenian Raid, 1866. Sent to Red River Settlement to
organize system of surveys, 1869, but was forced to withdraw.
Surveyor-general of Dominion Lands, 1871; deputy-minister of the
interior, 1878; retired, 1881; created C. M. G., 1882. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) His
surveys held responsible for first Riel Rebellion, 69-70. (Egerton Ryerson era)
Surveyor-general, graduate of Victoria College, 144. =Bib.=: Denison,
The Fenian Raid on Fort Erie and Soldiering in Canada. See also
Riel Rebellion, 1869-1870.
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